Cell Extrusion Mechanisms

Cell density regulates how cells are removed from the epithelial cell sheet.

A moving story of FHL2 and Forces

How FHL2 translocates to the nucleus under low tension

Decisions in a pinch

MBI researchers identify a role of receptor tyrosine kinases in the regulation of the cellular mechanosensory machinery

Elongation by contraction

Contractile force generated by actomyosin networks lengthens cell boundaries

A cellular shock absorber

How talin structure makes it an ideal force buffer

Multicolor super resolution imaging

Using multicolor super resolution imaging to monitor simultaneously talin stretching and binding of vinculin to talin